Dalene Matthee Essays
The Effects of Racism in South Africa in "Fiela's Child" 11th Grade
Though eventually peaking during Apartheid, the concept of racial prejudice was long deep rooted in nineteenth century South African society. Due to this, it was only natural for these issues to be reflected in Fiela’s Child, especially evident in...
Family Values as Expressed Through Ostriches and Elephants 12th Grade
In Fiela’s Child, the two families, the van Rooyens and the Komoeties, have a strong connection with animals, albeit not always a positive connection. The van Rooyens have a problem with elephants in the forest. The Komoeties’ ostriches give the...